Mrs. Kalamandalam Simna

Simna started her musical career at the age of eight under Jeeja from Kerala. She continued her musical journey from Kalamandalam Ambika who was the then head of the department-Kerala Kalamandalam. She has participated in many competitions of different sabhas and won many prizes. She is popularly known to the Carnatic Music world young and old, and has been engaged in promoting her art for the past four years at Skills Development Centre, Qatar.

Simna devotes her full time to singing by teaching, and giving vocal concerts in Qatar and India. She has been performing at a number of venues for the past seven years in Kerala and other parts of India in their annual music season. She teaches music to young and older students in Qatar. She has been conducting Carnatic music workshops and other musical workshops encouraging young talents.

Simna holds a Bachelor’s degree in classical music from Kerala Kalamandalam, which awarded First Rank in her final year for her dedication, hard work and teaching talents. She also has Master’s degree in Classical Music, from Calicut University fetching her First Rank again. A good upper hand on Classical Violin shows the multi faceted talent in her.